Free Accounting Software + Tax Returns, BAS, Bookkeeping and Payroll from Free Accounting Pty Ltd

Free Accounting Software - Desktop is now available click here

Since 2004 we've been providing cloud accounting software. We now provide a cloud version AND a desktop version. To see which version is right for you click here.

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Free Accounting Software is an online accounting software provided by Free Accounting Pty Ltd, an Australian Chartered Accounting practice. It's free, forever with free telephone and email support. If you get stuck, just call us on 1300 113 733.
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The Commonwealth, the States and Territories and their agencies do not endorse or accept any liability for this product. You must satisfy yourself that this product is suitable for your requirements.
Free Accounting Software is SBR enabled so that you can lodge your BAS and other forms directly to the Australian Taxation Office (ATO) without leaving this website. Free Accounting Software provides electronic lodgement of all the forms that most small business need to lodge including:
  • Business Activity Statment (BAS)
  • Payroll forms for the TFN Declaration and the PAYG Payment Summary
  • Tax returns for Company, Trust, Partnership and Self Managed Super Fund returns

Video Introduction to Free Accounting Software

More videos about how to use Free Accounting Software are available here.


Free Accounting Software is very advanced software. Just because it's free doesn't mean it lacks features. Features include:
  • Accounts Receivable
  • Accounts Payable
  • General Ledger
  • Payroll
  • Easy to Use
  • Customisable PDF Documents
  • Multi User
  • Online Access From Anywhere
Plus electronic lodgement of many commonly lodged documents using SBR including:
  • Activity Statements (BAS)
  • TFN Declarations
  • PAYG Payment Summaries
  • Taxable Payments Annual Report (TPAR)
  • Company Tax Returns
  • Partnership Tax Returns
  • Trust Tax Returns
  • SMSF Tax Returns

Easy to Use

Free Accounting Software is easy to use. There is no training necessary. Simply join and start using it! If you get stuck you can watch the video tutorials, call us on 1300 113 733 or email we are happy to help.

Taxation Services

Many small business owners like to do their own bookkeeping. But it's comforting to know that you can get assistance with your business's taxation issues. We support our clients throughout the year as well as at year end.

Bookkeeping Services

Our bookkeeping services allow you to save time and still know that it's being done correctly. With Free Accounting Software you will get real time access to the data we enter for you.

Payroll Services

Payroll is often complex and time consuming. Even if you only have a small payroll it can take a lot of time to keep up to date with all the rules and regulations and process all the paperwork including pay slips, superannuation, tax withholding and payment summaries. Our payroll service does that all for you leaving you free to get on with improving your business. Read more at our Small Business Payroll Services website.